html5-img
1 / 23

6th grade Language Arts

6th grade Language Arts. Elements of a Short Story. Plot Theme Setting Character Point of View Conflict. Plot: How Stories Happen. What is plot? The structure of a story; what happens. Parts of Plot. Climax. Rising Action. Falling Action. Exposition. Resolution.

zasha
Download Presentation

6th grade Language Arts

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author. Content is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only. Download presentation by click this link. While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server. During download, if you can't get a presentation, the file might be deleted by the publisher.

E N D

Presentation Transcript


  1. 6th grade Language Arts

  2. Elements of a Short Story Plot Theme Setting Character Point of View Conflict

  3. Plot: How Stories Happen What is plot? The structure of a story; what happens

  4. Parts of Plot Climax Rising Action Falling Action Exposition Resolution

  5. What is Exposition? • Beginning of story • Introduces characters, setting, and tone

  6. What is Rising Action? • Plot becomes increasingly complicated • Various problems arise

  7. What is Climax? The high point of a story

  8. What is Falling Action? • Action following the climax • Leads to the end

  9. What is Resolution? • Problems are solved • Action comes to an end

  10. What is the high point of action in a story? A. Exposition B. Resolution C. Climax D. Falling action

  11. What is Theme? • Message about life; what the main character learns • What the work is about

  12. What is Setting? • Place • Time

  13. The setting answers the question, “What is the work about?” True False

  14. What is a Character? A person or animal in a story

  15. Character • Main character • Hero of the story What is a protagonist?

  16. Character • Opposes protagonist • Bad guy What is an antagonist?

  17. Who is the hero or central character of a story? A. Protagonist B. Climax C. Exposition D. Antagonist

  18. What is Point of View? Perspective from which the story is told

  19. Point of View Who is telling the story? • First-person • Third-person • Third-person limited • Third-person omniscient

  20. What is Conflict? A struggle between opposing forces in a story

  21. What is Conflict? • Person against person • Person against self • Person against society • Person against nature

  22. Which is a Point of View? A. Third person B. Exposition C. Person against self D. Setting

  23. Congratulations! You know the Elements of a Short Story!!! ` Plot Theme Setting Character Point of View Conflict

More Related